This week’s selection ranges from moving live performances to spit fire rap lyricists.
Little Simz- “Is This Freedom?”
On the three-minute track, the rapper spits about perspective, asking repetitively, “what does it mean to be free?”
SassyBlack- “Stay Up With Me (Love Yourself) &”Any Thang You Want”
Dropping mixtape Me and Mine (Cute Chicks) back in February; now gifting us with two spanking new tracks.
Drea Smith- “Helen Keller”
Formerly rocking with PYYRAMID, it seems Drea Smith has transitioned into a solo career. Check out her latest.
Sa-Roc – “Fire Squad” (Remix)
The Atlanta lyricist hops on J.Cole’s track.
Denai Moore – “Never Gone” (Live)
London based artist, Denai Moore, giving us this simple yet moving live rendition of “Never Gone.”
Georgia Anne Muldrow – “Ankles”
A pleasurable blend of soul-funk sounds.
Rat Habitat- “Daddy Issues”
Check out Brooklyn electronic-soul duo Rat Habitat latest.
Sam Dew- “Damn Sue EP”
Sam Dew, a Chicago born, New York based singer-songwriter is finally stepping out on his own. The artist who has worked with the likes of Mary J. Blige, Estelle and Rihanna has served up an array of r & b melodies ranging in themes from earnest wanting to a destined love on “Air.”
Michael Uzowuru – “Without You” ft. Anderson Paak
A very cool, 80’s-style track from the creative producer and musician.
Jesse Boykins III – “I Can’t Stay” (AbJo Remix)
An intense, soulful remix.
Azealia Banks – “Heavy Metal and Reflective” – Live from Coachella
The often controversial artist is in her element with this killer live performance.
Alabama Shakes – “Future People” – Live from Coachella
Lead singer Brittany Howard laid down some serious vocals during this live performance.
Ibeyi – “Eleggua” (DJ Don Cuco Remix)
The French-Cuban sibling duo led their unique sound to a great remix that pays homage to their Latin roots.